2004 TCE Statewide Watermelon Trial Quality Ratings for College Station & Weslaco

Entry

 

*Color Rating
Weslaco

Sugar Rating College Station

Sugar Rating
Weslaco

**Lycopene
Rating(ppm)
College
Station

Avg. Rind
Thickness
College Station

Avg. Flesh
Pressure
College Station

Diploids

WX-260

+ + +

11.8

10.0

67.1

5.08

2.79

Summer Flavor 800

+ + +

10.8

8.5

75.6

5.50

2.63

Royal Sweet

+ +

10.6

9.0

53.0

4.00

2.60

ACX 2800

+ + + +

10.3

7.0

64.7

4.85

3.34

Ole

+ + + +

11.3

9.0

79.1

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5.48

WX-263

+ + +

10.9

7.0

74.4

5.14

2.94

WD 02-29

+ + +

11.5

9.0

61.0

5.63

3.18

WX-265

Yellow

11.6

9.0

6.8

5.36

2.89

WX-257

+ + +

11.7

8.5

60.4

4.67

2.33

Buddy

+ + +

10.0

7.0

51.6

5.50

2.23

Jamboree

+ + + +

10.8

9.0

72.5

5.18

3.00

Plantation Pride

+ +

11.1

6.5

80.5

5.45

2.98

Waddie

+ + + +

9.7

9.0

52.5

4.88

3.21

Campeche

+ + +

10.8

7.5

65.8

4.97

2.83

Summer Flavor 830

+ +

12.0

7.5

77.8

4.70

3.14

Triploids

Tri-X Palomar

+ + +

10.9

8.2

72.2

4.00

3.58

Afternoon Delight

+ + +

11.0

10.5

75.2

5.00

2.68

Super Seedless #7167

+ + +

10.9

7.8

49.7

5.37

3.02

Summertime

+ + +

11.8

7.8

89.3

4.96

2.89

Sweet Delight 8096

+ + +

10.8

11.0

80.9

4.81

3.42

Sweet Slice

+ + +

10.9

10.5

68.7

5.88

3.91

Summer Sweet #5244

+ + + +

10.6

11.8

24.2

4.84

2.88

Sweet Eatín

+ + +

11.1

7.8

67.0

5.50

2.95

Butterball

Yellow

10.8

8.8

0.3

6.58

2.74

Olympia

+ + +

10.8

8.8

85.9

5.25

3.34

WX-29

+ + + +

11.2

8.8

91.5

6.50

3.14

RWT 8160

+ + +

10.6

9.0

96.1

5.27

2.89

Majestic

+ + + +

11.7

11.0

80.3

4.41

2.62

RWT 8145

+ + + +

11.6

10.2

94.4

5.31

2.81

PX 11052889

+ + +

11.6

10.5

60.8

4.38

3.38

Tri-X Carousel

+ + +

11.1

7.8

76.0

4.81

3.07

RWT 8161

+ +

10.6

8.0

96.1

5.27

2.89

5003

+ + +

12.4

9.5

73.4

5.63

3.65

Tri-X 313

+ + +

10.0

8.5

72.5

4.50

2.55

5005

+ + +

11.6

10.8

63.5

5.46

2.94

Dulce Tiempo

+ +

10.3

7.0

73.4

4.51

2.94

Cha Cha Cha

+ + + +

10.3

10.2

78.0

3.60

3.82

Super Seedless #7177

+ + +

9.4

8.5

60.2

5.13

3.29

Super Seedless #7187

+ + + +

10.0

8.0

73.2

4.76

3.20

Sagi

+ + + +

11.4

8.8

44.5

4.88

2.68


* Color rating: ++ = lighter red
+++ = red
++++ = deep red
** Lycopene: 45 - 50 ppm is considered average

2004 TCE Statewide Watermelon Trial Results- Average Fruit/ Plant & Weight/ Fruit


 Entry

Weslaco

College Station

Avg. # fruit
per plant

Avg. weight
per fruit (lbs)

Avg. # fruit
per plant

Avg. weight
per fruit (lbs)

Diploids

WX-260

3.00

21.38

2.20

21

Summer Flavor 800

2.60

22.23

2.60

17

Royal Sweet

2.00

25.23

2.02

22

ACX 2800

2.27

21.26

2.67

19

Ole

2.20

21.91

2.53

20

WX-263

2.27

20.00

1.80

20

WD 02-29

2.07

21.29

2.60

19

WX-265

2.33

18.66

2.20

20

WX-257

1.87

23.11

1.40

21

Buddy

1.93

22.21

1.60

24

Jamboree

1.93

21.28

2.80

20

Plantation Pride

1.87

20.93

2.07

18

Waddie

1.80

20.89

1.87

17

Campeche

1.47

24.77

1.47

18

Summer Flavor 830

1.47

22.36

2.27

15

Triploids

Tri-X Palomar

3.67

16.31

2.43

14

Afternoon Delight

2.87

19.63

3.00

16

Super Seedless #7167

3.20

17.46

1.87

15

Summertime

3.27

16.94

3.13

15

Sweet Delight 8096

3.20

16.94

2.73

16

Sweet Slice

3.13

16.96

3.00

14

Summer Sweet #5244

3.13

16.94

1.60

14

Sweet Eatín

2.87

18.49

2.67

15

Butterball

3.20

16.48

3.73

12

Olympia

2.80

18.57

2.60

15

WX-29

2.40

21.03

3.33

14

RWT 8160

2.80

17.81

2.60

17

Majestic

3.00

16.36

3.00

15

RWT 8145

2.47

19.27

1.67

17

PX 11052889

2.47

18.65

2.87

15

Tri-X Carousel

2.67

16.60

2.53

16

RWT 8161

2.07

21.19

2.20

17

5003

2.53

16.95

2.80

15

Tri-X 313

2.20

19.06

3.60

15

5005 (Dillon)

2.27

18.35

2.00

15

Dulce Tiempo

2.47

15.78

3.13

13

Cha Cha Cha

2.47

15.70

2.00

14

Super Seedless #7177

2.27

16.71

3.47

15

Super Seedless #7187

2.13

16.16

1.80

15

Sagi

1.80

17.30

2.73

14

Summerville

----

----

5.06

14

Sugar Shack

----

----

3.53

15

Sugar Time

----

----

3.67

14